Cirali / Olympos...away from the mass tourism
Cirali / Olympos is located approx. 30 km southwest from Kemer. It is quiet and peaceful village perfect for families, nature lovers and for those wishing to get away from the mass touristic cities or towns. Once on the beach ( secluded & clean ) you can walk into the entrance of the ancient city of Olympos visiting the ruins located on either side of the creek.
Çýralý is also known for being the home of the antique city of Olympos, which was a port city, established in the 2nd century and continued to flourish until the 15th century A.D. This ancient city is situated on both sides of a brook, which dries up in the summer. The site is heavily covered with bushes and trees The ruins here are from the Lycian period up to the Byzantine times.
You’ll find no banana boats or disco bars at Cirali, just a perfect 4km beach lapped by clear blue water, and walking trails that will take you into the drama of the surrounding coastal mountains.